Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
A jug fills drop by drop.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.